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JOINING THE RANKS: Lafayette became the latest community in Boulder County to push for a temporary ban on new permits for oil and gas drilling, as the City Council on Tuesday night discussed the controversial process of energy extraction in Colorado.

DO THE RIGHT THING, help the Legal Aid Foundation by liking them. To vote, logon to Facebook and go to  apps.facebook.com/my-contests/sep2012. Once there, click the “Like button” in the top right corner. Scroll down the page to get to the voting form, select the Legal Aid Foundation and press “submit.”

‘TOTAL AND COMPLETE BREAKDOWN OF COMMUNICATION’ between the federal public defender’s office and a DEA cocaine suspect.

LOOK ALIKES? The Denver Post suggests that San Antonio mayor Julian Castro, who addressed the Democratic National Convention earlier this week, is a dead ringer for Scott Martinez, a deputy city attorney in Denver.

YOU LOVE OTHER E-BOOKS, why not learn more about the e-book version of the C.R.S. Circuit Media and the CBA-CLE are publishing the Colorado Revised Statutes in eBook format!  Available in October, you’ll be able to download it to your eReader or smartphone for access anywhere.  Looking for referrals to increase business? Advertising in the C.R.S. eBook offers a cost-effective way to be seen by thousands of attorneys daily.  For all the details, email us at info@circuitmedia.com.

A LOOK AT THE MONEY, MONEY, MONEY in the 18th Judicial District Attorney’s race.

JUDGE IN GOOGACLE SHILL ORDER: “Never mind.”

BEER TASTER IN CHIEF? Colorado’s Gov. John Hickenlooper critiques the White House brew.

WHAT HE SAID AT THE DNC.

A STARTLING TRUTH AMID THE HYPERBOLE.

AS A BRIEF RESPITE from political rantings, please enjoy these pretty exploding stars courtesy of the universe.

NO WAY AROUND CONSTITUTION FOR WOULD-BE PRESIDENT.

FIGHTING THE ‘POPCORN LUNG’ CLAIMS: King Soopers.

A LOOK AT THE EEOC’S DRAFT PLAN for new enforcement priorities.

POSSIBLY PURCHASING THE COLORADO SPRINGS GAZETTE: Phillip Anschutz.

FORBES RANKS THE DENVER BRONCOS.

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